Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books(R)) [Paperback]

By Stan Berenstain (Author) & Jan Berenstain (Author)
Our Price $ 3.49  
Retail Value $ 4.99  
You Save $ 1.50  (30%)  
Item Number 157934  
Buy New $3.49
Quantity:
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books(R)) by Stan Berenstain & Jan Berenstain...

Overview
Sister Bear enjoys Christmas preparations, especially getting her list ready--but on Christmas morning she realizes what Christmas is really all about.

Publishers Description
How can Santa's sleigh land when there's no snow on the ground? How can he possibly fit down all those skinny-minny little chimneys? And how come every mall has a different Santa? These are just some of the highly delicate issues handled in this classic "First Time Book" that's back in print with a cheery new cover for a new generation of Bear fans.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!

Item Specifications...


Studio: Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 7.96" Width: 7.82" Height: 0.11"
Weight:   0.2 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Oct 12, 1984
Publisher   Random House Books for Young Readers
Age  3-6
ISBN  0394868803  
ISBN13  9780394868806  
UPC  079808003254  


Availability  0 units.


More About Stan Berenstain & Jan Berenstain


Stan Berenstain Stan and Jan Berenstain were both born in 1923 in Philadelphia. They didn't know each other as children, but met later at school, at the Philadelphia College of Art. They liked each other right away, and found out that the both enjoyed the same kinds of books, plays, music and art. During World War II, Stan was a medical assistant in the Army, and Jan worked in an airplane factory. When the war was over, they got married and began to work together as artists and writers, primarily drawing cartoons for popular magazines. After having their two sons Leo and Michael, the Berenstains decided to write some funny children's books that their children and other children could read and enjoy. Their first published children's book was called The Big Honey Hunt. It was about a family of bears, who later became known as the "Berenstain Bears."

Stan and Jan planned all of their books together. They both wrote the stories and created the pictures. They continued to live outside of Philadelphia in the country. There are now over 300 Berenstain Bears books.

Stan Berenstain lived in Solebury, in the state of Pennsylvania. Stan Berenstain was born in 1923 and died in 2005.

Stan Berenstain has published or released items in the following series...

  1. Berenstain Bears Living Lights 8x8


Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Reviews - What do customers think about The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books(R))?

Bear Review  Feb 6, 2010
My husband, daughter and I watch Berenstain Bear's on TV. She loves when we read the books together especially before bedtime. We love the books - they are great reading with a good storyline.
 
Cute Christmas Book  Dec 2, 2009
Love Berenstain Bears. Good Christmas book for kids. Fun to build up anticipation for Christmas.
 
As always...The Berenstain Bears Teaching a Wonderful Lesson.  Nov 29, 2009
If you are trying to teach your kids the importance of Christmas, this book should be on your Christmas list. As always the Berenstains' do a wonderful job of teaching an important lesson. And this book teaches our kids not to be greedy! After all it's the giving that matters most at Christmas...Mommy's High Heel Shoes

 
santa bear....really?  Nov 7, 2009
Another christmas kid installment from the Berenstain's. My children enjoy these books. This book discusses the cubs making their LONG wish lists and how they figure out that being greedy isnt such a good thing.
 
The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books)  Nov 29, 2008
ISBN 0394968808 - Another Christmas book that starts right around Thanksgiving, a small negative in my opinion, but I admit to laughing out loud that Mama Bear agreed with me on the first page, saying "It seems to me that the Christmas season starts earlier every year." I'm reading my way through piles of Christmas books right now and was happy to find the Berenstain Bears in the pile.

Two days after Thanksgiving, the Bear family - like so many others - hits the mall. The children, in response to too many TV toy commercials, seem nearly giddy and beg to be able to return when Santa Bear visits the mall. At home, they make their lists; Brother's is short and neat, but Sister's is long and messy and, worse, makes her appear very greedy. Brother explains to her why this is wrong and she re-writes it before the big day arrives. The family visits Santa, shops and prepares for the holiday and Papa Bear is there to answer Sister's questions about Santa - and to teach her that Santa has the best job in the world, because Christmas is all about the joy of giving, a lesson that is confirmed for her on Christmas morning.

With a simple story teaching more than one nice message, the Berenstains manage to tell a Christmas tale without relying on the re-telling of a Christmas classic; this is a great thing, in my opinion, because there really are just so many tellings of the classics that any one parent can stand. The text is fairly simple, appropriate for the 4-8 age group, and the illustrations are standard Berenstains, bright and colorful with lots of cute little "bear" details in them. Little ones won't even realize that they're learning.

- AnnaLovesBooks
 

Write your own review about The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books(R))



Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding The Berenstain Bears Meet Santa Bear (First Time Books(R))


Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :



Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!



Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter


Resources
Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
Corporate
About Us
Contact Us
Policies
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy